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Want to know more about Parent Carer Forums and how to get your voice heard?

Friday 27th November 2020

Join our free webinar on Thursday 3 December between 7 -8pm to find out more about what Parent Carer Forums are about and how they make a real difference to local services for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and their families.

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This webinar offers a beginners guide to Parent Carer Forums - groups of local parent carers who work with their local authorities, education and health services to make sure the services they plan and deliver meet the needs of local families with children and young people with Spacial Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).

Presented by the Chairs of Leicester City and Somerset and Leicester Parent Carer Forums (PCFs), Ruth Hobbs  and Richard Jaramba, the webinar will take you through the role of PCFs, how parent carers like you can influence local and national services through parent carer participation and how you can support your local forum and get involved.

Sign up to register to join the webinar using this registration link.

Still not sure? Watch our videos

What is a Parent Carer and What do they do?,to find out more about Parent Carer Forums, parent participation and how parents across England are helping improve local and national services for children with SEND.

Making a difference, why Should I join my local Parent Carer Forum?, to hear Parent Carer Forum members talking about why they got involved and the difference they make to children with SEND and their families.

Our webinar 3 December is open to anyone interested in finding out more about Parent Carer Forums in England, and forms part of the 2020 Annual National Conference of Parent Carer Forums hosted by Contact and the National Network for Parent Carer Forums which starts next week, 30th November.

Find out more about parent participation and Parent Carer Forums.

Find out more about how Contact supports Parent Carer Forums